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[doh-luh-mahyts, dol-uh-] /ˈdoʊ ləˌmaɪts, ˈdɒl ə-/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
a mountain range in N Italy: a part of the Alps. Highest peak, Marmolada, 10,965 feet (3340 meters).
Also called Dolomite Alps. Unabridged
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plural noun
a mountain range in NE Italy: part of the Alps; formed of dolomitic limestone. Highest peak: Marmolada, 3342 m (10 965 ft)
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